RETINITIS PIGMENTOSA

Usually hereditary, a retinal disorder which exhibits increasing atrophy of the photoreceptors in the retinal pigment epithelium.

RETINITIS PIGMENTOSA: "Retinitis pigmentosa may be based in heredity, or caused by use of certain medications."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RETINITIS PIGMENTOSA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/retinitis-pigmentosa/ (accessed February 25, 2020).
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